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    quadratic quation help

    x-(7/2)=(2/x). How do you solve for x?
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    Quote Originally Posted by sinjid9 View Post
    x-(7/2)=(2/x). How do you solve for x?
    Start by multiplying both sides of your equation by x.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sinjid9 View Post
    i got (x^2)-((7/2(x))=(2x/x)
    OK the RHS is just 2.
    Now subtract 2 from both sides to get = 0 and you've got a quadratic equation!!
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